Trump’s Lead Lawyer Just Resigned As Legal Team Crumbles: Report
President Donald Trump’s lawyer John Dowd, who leads the president’s defense team for special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian election interference, resigned Thursday, the New York Times reports.
Citing two people briefed on the matter, The Times writes that Dowd, has resigned from the president’s legal team effective immediately.
The resignation comes after Trump this past weekend attacked Mueller’s Russia probe in a series of tweets.
–This is a developing story and will be updated.